The Kubernetes 1.23 release was shipped on December 7. It’s the final release of 2021. There are a ton of improvements in 1.23. You get more details from the official blog post and the changelog.
Today the 1.22 version of Kubernetes ships. As always, hats off to the members of SIG Release for all of their hard work. There are many changes, but the top one to note is the API deprecations included in the release.
The CNCF created a Twitch channel called Cloudnative.tv for coverage of KubeCon EU 2021. Now the channel is launching ten new streaming shows about Kubernetes and other Cloud Native technologies.